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Chinese documents open as jibberish

by Sunsetlover / August 12, 2010 1:38 PM PDT

I have a few Word documents written in a Chinese computer with a Chinese OS, that I transfered to my computer. They open as jibberish.

I have Office '97 (I know, very old but it still serves my purposes).

I have Chinese language installed in my language bar. What do I need to do?

Thanks!

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Let's try simple.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 13, 2010 4:49 AM PDT

Today we would need the same office the docs were made on and "we're done."
Bob

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(NT) And maybe we would need the original fonts also.
by Kees Bakker / August 14, 2010 1:20 AM PDT
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